C26 - Clinical EEG: Neonatal and Pediatric

Event Time: Saturday May 4, 2019 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Topic(s): Epilepsy/Clinical Neurophysiology (EEG)
Director(s): Nicholas Abend MD
Description: Faculty will provide an overview of three key topics related to pediatric/neonatal EEG interpretation. A lecture on neonatal EEG will focus on key principles and findings that impact clinical management of neonates. A lecture on EEG for key management decisions will address the use of EEG as part of management steps including starting medication, weaning medication, and selecting between EEG options (routine, ambulatory, inpatient). A lecture on epileptic encephalopathy will address the main forms of epileptic encpehalopathy and the EEG features that impact management decisions. This program complements Clinical EEG: Normal EEG, Normal Variants, and How to Avoid the Common Pitfalls of Over-reading and Clinical EEG: Focal, Diffuse, and Epileptiform Abnormalities in Adults, but covers independent topics.
Completion Message: Participants will be able to use EEG for key management decisions in critically ill neonates and children with epilepsy and epileptic encephalopathy.
CME Credits: 2
Core Competencies: Patient Care, Medical Knowledge

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